Grangeville’s baseball boys picked up a win during their doubleheader last Saturday in Meridian against Cole Valley Christian.
With Prairie’s latest state championship still fresh on everyone’s mind, the Idaho County Free Press caught up with Pirates bench boss Kevin C…
The Prairie boys will play for a state championship – and judging from the tough defense Potlatch played to survive Friday night, the Pirates …
Potlatch had the Prairie boys right where they wanted them: under the bright lights on the high-gloss wood floor overlaying the concrete of Na…
With 11 free throws and a team-high 28 points Saturday morning, March 2, Randy McClure led Salmon River to a 65-63 win over Rockland as both s…
The Prairie boys basketball team won the 1AD1 state championship Saturday in Nampa by defeating Potlatch. Meanwhile, Salmon River won the con…
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WHITE BIRD -- Did you remember to set your clock ahead an hour Saturday night? Hopefully you did, if not, at least you still had Sunday to do it before you start the new week.
RIGGINS -- Quote for this week: “A word of encouragement during a setback, mistake, or failure is worth more than an hour of praise after success.”
CLEARWATER VALLEY -- The Youth Advisory Board (YAB) of the Upriver Youth Leadership Council (UYLC) invites area students from grades 7-12 to their second annual St. Patricks’ Day dance on Friday, March 15, from 7-9:30 p.m., at the Kamiah schools multipurpose room, 711 9th Street. Students fr…
Finding a dream job in a small town can be a challenge, but Terra Baldus has come close. Baldus is the new branch manager at the Nezperce Community Library, which is part of the Prairie River Library District.
“Agriculture: Food for Life” is the theme for this year’s Ag Day – March 14. Our country’s farmers and ranchers work hard to provide food and clothing for our country and the world. Their dedication is an inspiration to us and to the next generation of farmers and ranchers. Without them, we …
Providing coverage to our EMS providers for psychological trauma is not only a good benefit, it’s a public recognition of how we value their service.
Question: What is the definition of a ‘criminal’? Answer: Someone who has committed a crime by breaking the law.
Fearing discrimination for their sexual orientation, some in the LGBT (lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender) community have sought protection under Idaho’s Human Rights Act. Currently, the Human Rights Act prohibits discrimination against a person based on race, color, religion, sex, natio…
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COTTONWOOD – Wrapped snug within layers of a wool blanket and nylon tarp, this accident victim looked pleasantly content with onlookers saying he resembled more of a “burrito patient” than a person suffering from trauma.
During an Idaho County Commission discussion of ancient safeguards against mob rule, only one of the three commissioners acknowledged that state law safeguards the people’s power to pass law independent of the state legislature. The ballot initiative specifically at issue during the discussi…
Bud’s PowerSports in Cottonwood will be host to an open house Saturday, March 9, 1 to 4 p.m. Free lunch and soft drinks will be served. New 2010 models will be available for viewing, among other items.
The Prairie boys basketball team won the 1AD1 state championship Saturday in Nampa by defeating Potlatch. Meanwhile, Salmon River won the consolation finale in the 1AD2 tournament with its victory over Rockland.
NAMPA – The stakes in the latest Prairie-Lapwai showdown were formally lower than would have been, if not for the Friday night upsets that matched these rivals against each other once again. They played not for the 1AD1 state championship decided Saturday, Feb. 16, at the Ford Idaho Center, …